Jeevana Calicut Diocese Social Service Society

Reg. No 181/78
II Floor, Jyothis Complex, Mini Bypass road’
Eranhipalam P.O., Calicut -673006
Ph: 0495-2367674, 2368130
Email: jeevanaclt@gmail.com
Web: www.jeevana.org

Calicut Diocese Social Service Society (CDSSS) recently named as Jeevana is the official organ of the Calicut Diocese for social action and peoples empowerment. Jeevana registered in 1978 has a rather long and momentous history [as early as 1923] of involvements in the social development field in Northern Kerala. Jeevana initially involved in charitable activities later responded to the changes in the development sector by adapting new approaches and strategies. The major areas of intervention of Jeevan are Rural Development, Sustainable Agriculture, Tribal Development, Women Empowerment and Caring for PLHAs.

INFRASTRUCTURE FACILITIES
• Jeevana Central administration office Eranhipalam, Kozhikode
• Jeevana Regional offices at Pachilakkad in Wayanad, Nilambur and Calicut Jeevana Training Centers:
• Colpping Centre Eranhipalam, Kozhikode [Accommodation Capacity for 30 Persons]
• Jeevana Regional training centers at Wayanad, Perinthalmanna and Calicut [Non residential]

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
• Participatory action Research in Agriculture
• Participatory action research in housing
• WGDP- hand book

CORE COMPETENCY
1. Capacity building,
2. Promotion and facilitation of community based organization,
3. Natural resource management,
4. Tribal development,
5. Family development,
6. Disaster management
7. Coconut shell based handicraft
8. HIV/AIDS prevention
9. De-addiction

ACCREDITED TO
• Ministry of Social Justice and empowerment-Central Govt. in 2001
• Kerala State Youth Welfare
Board in 2010

INITIATIVES OF JEEVANA
• Shanthi De-addiction centers Veliparampa, Kozhikode
• Aswathy Agriculture Nursery, Suganthagiri, & Idiumvayal, Vithiri

OPERATIONAL AREA
Wayanad, Malapuram, Calicut Districts
[48 Grama Panchayaths,
07 Municipalities, Kozhikode Corporation]
Total partner families: 15000
Christians 6000
Hindus 4000
Muslims 3500
SC/ST 1500

REGISTRATIONS
FCRA
12A
PAN
80G

DSSS POLICIES
• NRM
• HR
• Gender
• Health
• HIV

CBO PROMOTED
SHGs 654
JLGs 48
Farmer’s clubs 39
Children’s clubs 31
Elder’s Forum 01
Staff Strength: 7
[5 Professional & 2 Technical]
Volunteers: 230